3D Exhibition Stand Designer

Do you have 3 years+ experience in 3D modelling and design?

This permanent position would suit an experienced 3D Designer looking to continue a career in the events industry to join one of the UK’s fastest growing event management agencies outside of London.

Salary: £30 to £40K (dependent on experience) per year

Opportunity to travel with your work throughout Europe and further afield.

Due to Identity’s continuing success over recent years, we are now looking to recruit a full-time, UK based 3D Exhibition Stand Designer to join our growing team. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a diverse and talented team, whilst working in an award-winning office environment. Expect a team full of skilled and highly driven people with bags of passion and a real can-do attitude. We are looking for someone who has a passion for creativity and enjoys designing exhibition stands. You will be designing stands for some of the most successful companies in the UK and Internationally.

We are looking for highly organised individuals, who will bring creativity to the team producing 3D models, renders and working drawings. The ability to interpret a client brief, deliver accuracy and maintain strong attention to detail is a crucial element of the role and one which demonstrates Identity’s expertise in the industry. Projects at Identity range from 18 sqm exhibition stands through to 500 sqm double deck exhibition stands.

Candidates must have over three years’ experience in event design and visualisation. Skill set should include the ability to proficiently use industry standard 3D design package(s), to produce 3D models and renders. You must have previous experience working in the events and exhibition industry.

Identity is fast becoming one of the best places to work in Sussex and is underpinned by 5 core values – Teamwork, Responsibility, Ambition, Creativity and Care. If you have these qualities, then Identity would love to hear from you. Identity is looking for highly organised individuals, who want to share their experience and knowledge with the team whilst delivering excellence.

The ability to communicate on all levels with excellent attention to detail is a crucial element of the role and one which demonstrates Identity’s expertise in the industry.

For the right candidate, this would be a great opportunity to further your career, working for a company which specialises in exhibitions and events, and works with clients such as Eurotunnel, Google, Warner Bros, Apple, Luxury Car Brands, Hastings Direct, and UK Government Departments. By joining our Design and Projects Teams, you will be part of a diverse and creative team who are at the heart of driving the company forward.

To Apply: Please email your full CV, portfolio of your work (or link to it) and covering letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role to careers@identitygroup.co.uk

Closing Date: 21st June 2019

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.

Job Description – 3D Exhibition Stand Designer

The 3D Designer is expected to produce innovative designs with a strong focus on meeting the client’s brief alongside providing outstanding visuals, renders and working drawings. The person must have a confident and enthusiastic approach to live events and bespoke projects and must be committed to delivering excellent customer service.  They must also have a practical approach to the layout and construction of the exhibition stand or installation in order to produce accurate working drawings.  On a day-to-day basis, you will work with the wider Design team (including the Head of Creative Services and Creative Director) and Production Managers to deliver successful projects.


 Interpreting client or internal briefs from a 3D design brief

  • Attending and having input into creative meetings
  • Producing 3D models of exhibition stands and other event collateral
  • Producing high quality 3D renders of stands and other event collateral
  • Producing accurate, clear and concise working drawings of stands, exhibition units/products and other event collateral
  • Work collaboratively with the Design Team asking for input on designs
  • Work closely with the Head of Creative Services and Creative Director to request individual elements for a stand such as a) creative input, b) graphics, c) graphics layouts, d) amends to your models, renders and working drawings

 Delivering Quality: 

  • Delivering a quality product and service whilst maintaining clear, open communication with the client and wider team
  • Liaise with client and/or project managers to ensure all briefs are clear and accurate
  • Provide updates of design errors to Creative Director in order to provide accurate reporting and suggest improvements
  • Produce creative designs in conjunction with the Creative Director that aim to exceed client’s expectations
  • Keep up to date with current design trends and learn new design methods
  • Follow the design peer review process

Scheduling and Billable Hours 

  • Follow tasks list set in conjunction with the Head of Creative Services
  • Communicating work load and any slippage to Head of Creative Services
  • Provide regular updates to other managers when required
  • Ensure design time does not exceed project allocation with the goal of achieving 80% chargeable hours
  • Providing up-to-date advice/knowledge of design techniques to sales and production teams


  • Provide error-free working drawings and graphic layouts with notes to production/suppliers

General Requirements:

As part of the role you will be responsible for contributing and achieving the business objectives.

To demonstrate the ability to interact and cooperate with all company employees.

You must adopt the company value of Identity Way – TRACC. To build trust, value others, communicate effectively, drive execution, foster innovation, focus on delivery to customers, collaborate with others, solve problems creatively and demonstrate high integrity.

Maintain professional internal and external relationships that meet company core values.

Proactively establish and maintain effective working team relationships with all support departments.


Establish and maintain good communication and liaison between management team and other employees in the Company.

Maintain professional internal and external relationships that meet company core values.

Proactively establish and maintain effective working team relationships with all support departments.

Other Duties: This list of duties is not exhaustive and other tasks and responsibilities will be required of the post holder including any other duties commensurate with the post as requested by the Managing Director or the Operations Director.

About Us

Identity Group is a full-service events agency located in East Sussex working with a number of global brands as well as some local favourites. Our offices are located just outside of Eastbourne, with a team of over 50 talented people, approx. 1.5hours from Central London or 30 minutes from Brighton. We specialise in the design, project management and build of exhibition stands, conferences and experiential events in the UK and internationally.

Here are a few reasons why our staff work at Identity

The Location:

  • Located just outside of Eastbourne with good road and rail links to London, Brighton, Lewes, Bexhill, Hastings, Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas.
  • On-site parking right outside the office.
  • Two-minute walk to the train station.
  • Brand new, refurbished offices.

The Team and Company benefits:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Friendly, tight-knit team operating in a creative and supportive environment
  • Regular subsidised social activities planned throughout the year
  • Free fresh fruit is available daily to all staff
  • Pension scheme
  • Transport benefit scheme
  • Additional holiday after a period of continuous service

The Opportunities:

  • Our clients include Google, Apple, Eurotunnel, ITV, Dell and Warner Bros
  • Ability to travel with your work throughout Europe and further afield
  • Opportunity for career progression.